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CreateDirectory

  • CreateDirectory[" dir "] creates a directory.
  • CreateDirectory creates a subdirectory of your current working directory.
  • The directory created by CreateDirectory is initially empty.
  • CreateDirectory returns the full name of the directory it creates, and $Failed if it cannot create the directory.
  • See the Mathematica book: Section 2.11.6.
  • See also: DeleteDirectory, RenameDirectory, CopyDirectory.